|Skin in the game: Tips for preventing melanoma|
With the weather warming up, many of us — myself included — are eager to get outside and enjoy spring. While many of us love being outdoors, as a dermatologist, I often see the negative effects of prolonged exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. May ...
Columbia Daily Tribune - Sat, 30 Apr 2016 22:15
|Dr. Campbell: Sunscreen not enough to prevent cancer|
WNCN - Sun, 01 May 2016 03:41
|Beware of the mole that never heals|
Daily Pioneer - Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:39
|Melanoma wonder drug now subsidised|
The 53-year-old grandmother of three had a melanoma removed 25 years ago. But in 2013, while undergoing an operation for appendicitis, doctors found her appendix, lower intestines, liver and lung surrounded by secondary cancer. “It was surreal, one big ...
NEWS.com.au - Sat, 30 Apr 2016 05:01
|Melanoma walk raises awareness, funds for research|
For the third year running Kyle Berg and his friends, family and other community members gathered to raise awareness and money for melanoma. The AIM at Melanoma 5K Walk/Run started after Berg's wife, Peggy Sue, passed away from sinus melanoma ...
Victoria Advocate - Sat, 30 Apr 2016 20:33
|Melanoma Monday: To raise awareness about deadly skin cancer|
... in May has been dubbed "Melanoma Monday" -- a day to raise awareness about the most deadly form of skin cancer. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, and it is estimated that one person dies from melanoma every hour.
WDIV Detroit - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:03
|'Red hair' gene may double chance of melanoma - even without direct sunlight ...|
Irish Independent - Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:00
|May is Melanoma Month: Save Your Skin Foundation is Creating a Healthier and ...|
Marketwired (press release) - Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:18
|Don't get burned -- it's Melanoma Skin Cancer Month|
Portland Tribune - Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:41
|'Red Hair' Gene May Double The Risk Of Melanoma: The Five S's Of Sun Safety|
Health Aim - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:03
|Having Red Hair Doubles Your Chance of Melanoma|
I4U News - Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:11
|Novartis' new melanoma combo gains NICE nod|
Nearly a year after gaining access to GlaxoSmithKline's ($GSK) melanoma drugs, Novartis ($NVS) is set for a final recommendation from England's NICE to sell the two together as a new skin cancer therapy to NHS patients. The two melanoma drugs Mekinist ...
FiercePharma - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:37
|NICE recommends Novartis' Mekinist with Tafinlar for skin cancer|
The Pharma Letter (registration) - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:56
|Melanoma drug offers bargaining chip|
Melanoma patient advocate Kathryn Williams, who was diagnosed with melanoma in 2009, said there had been a "huge emotional outpouring" after the second drug's approval by Medsafe. "Melanoma patients across New Zealand are on tenterhooks around ...
Radio New Zealand - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 01:37
|Breakthrough melanoma drug approved|
New Zealand Herald - Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:26
|Breakthrough melanoma drug approved for use|
Newstalk ZB - Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:43
|Melanoma Monday at KU Med offers free skin cancer screenings|
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Spending time in the sun? Maybe you should get checked out for melanoma. This Monday is "Melanoma Monday" at KU Med. Dr. Daniel Aires, with the University of Kansas Hospital, says they've had a good response in past years.
KMBZ - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:30
|Expert Discusses Latest Findings With Nivolumab/Ipilimumab Combo in Melanoma|
The combination of ipilimumab (Yervoy) and nivolumab (Opdivo) continues to show promise, with recent data demonstrating a 26% improvement in overall survival (OS) with the 2 drugs compared with ipilimumab alone for patients with advanced melanoma.
OncLive - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:07